Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC): Day Program

Transfer students may complete some of their CORE Curriculum prior to matriculation at Dominican by completing the Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC) Areas 1-6 at a California Community College.

All IGETC coursework must be completed with a grade of ‘C’ (2.0) or better.

For further information on CORE Curriculum requirements, please see the Undergraduate Day CORE Curriculum and Courses section of this catalog.

Please see the table below for information regarding which IGETC area(s) may be used to fulfill Dominican CORE or matriculation requirements.


Dominican CORE Requirement IGETC Area
Effective Communication 1

English Communication Area 1A (English Composition) 

Quantitative Literacy and Social Issues
Mathematical Concepts and Quantitative Reasoning Area
Social Science; Understanding Human Behavior
Social and Behavioral Sciences Area 4
Science for Global Citizens

Physical Science Area 5A OR Biological Science Area 5B. Must include a lab.

      Matriculation Requirement
                     IGETC Area
International Language Languages other than English Area 6